New Delhi: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav was on Wednesday seen playing badminton in the courts and giving him company in the game was a well-known Bollywood actress Neetu Chandra.
Tejashwi, himself being a former cricketer, often takes to cricket pitch in free time. This time, as he tried hands at Badminton, he also shared the video of same on his Twitter handle.
Tweeting a small clip from the game, the leading Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader said that he was honoured to play badminton game with Bihar’s daughter & a leading cinestar of the Hindi film industry.
बिहार की बेटी, बहुमुखी प्रतिभा की धनी बॉलीवुड सिने स्टार @nituchandra जी ने साथ में बैडमिंटन खेला।
जीवन में खेल के महत्व को कम नहीं माना जा सकता। खेल शारीरिक और मानसिक रूप से स्वस्थ रखने के साथ-साथ हमारा व्यक्तित्व व चरित्र निर्माण एवं नेतृत्व क्षमता और टीम भावना विकसित करता है। pic.twitter.com/gKIIRK7gD7
— Tejashwi Yadav (@yadavtejashwi) February 22, 2023
He wrote that sports not just oneself physically & mentally agile but also helps develop a good personality & character besides inculcating the leadership qualities & team spirit.
Moments later, the actress retweeted the video clip and said that people of Bihar are safe & satisfied as the reins of power lies in his hands. She also stated that Bihar’s sports policy being passed in just 6 months, was a testimony of state govt’s efficient governance.
“You are a fabulous player na team player hence a WINNER. Many thanks for inviting me,” Neetu Chandra wrote.
बिहार का भविष्य आपके हाथों में हैं, इस बात की संतुष्टी हैं,हम सब बिहारियों को। बस 6 महीने में बिहार की स्पोर्ट्स पॉलिसी पास हो गई,जो सालों से रुकी थी। हर क्षेत्र मे काम हो रहा है।You are a fabulous player n a team player hence a WINNER. बहुत धन्यावाद मुझे आमंत्रित करने के लिए। https://t.co/uiITkCI0qf
— Nitu Chandra Srivastava (@nituchandra) February 22, 2023
Tejashwi, a votary of sports culture in people’s daily lives, has often spoken about its importance & how it enriches the mental & physical faculties.
His fondness for sports is well-known. In a couple of previous instances, he was seen playing cricket at the government bungalow with his support staff and house helps.
Last month also, the RJD leader had shared a video where he was playing cricket with a couple of youths.